5 Tips for Election Year Fundraising

Are donors more cash-strapped during an election year? Survey says... Now that the national nominating conventions are over for the country's two largest political parties, many nonprofits are left wondering how the coming Read more

Assessing Charity Navigator's New Ranking System

New nonprofit rating system changes evaluation methods for revenue and administrative costs Earlier this year, Charity Navigator announced it would be introducing a new charity rating methodology, dubbed CN 2.1. Read more

Double Opt-In Benefits for Nonprofit Email Marketing

Improve the quality of your donor data in one easy step by incorporating double opt-in into your email marketing strategy The argument could be made that nowhere is the adage "old habits die hard" more true than in the Read more

Free Software: Too Good to Be True

Free software may cost more than you think. Imagine you're in the market to buy a car. When doing research, what do you look for? Read more

Cause Marketing For Every Nonprofit

If you've ever seen or heard the phrase "a portion of the proceeds will be donated," then you may already familiar with cause marketing. Read more

Storytelling Success: HONY

You already know that storytelling is an amazingly effective tool to get donors to connect to your cause and your mission. Read more

Red Nose Day is Back to Fight Childhood Poverty

Red Nose Day celebrates its second annual U.S. fundraising drive with big names and big laughs Childhood poverty is a heartbreaking reality for thousands of children in this country and millions across the globe. Luckily, Read more

'Stamp Out Hunger' Food Drive this Saturday

Leave bags of non-perishable food by your mailbox this Saturday, May 14th for the USPS Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Every year, on the second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across Read more

Nonprofit Advocacy Done Right

Pause a moment to reflect on your nonprofit's mission. Read more

How Much is Volunteer Time Worth?

The value of a volunteer hour rose again last year, up 49 cents to $23.56 an hour, continuing the steady upward trend that has been observed each year since volunteer time value was first recorded in 2001, according to Read more

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